The person accused of murdering XXXTentacion has been arrested.
TMZ first broke the information that 22-year-old Dedrick D. Williams was taken into custody by the Broward County Sheriff’s Division Wednesday (Jun. 20) and was booked for first-degree homicide for his alleged involvement within the taking pictures loss of life of XXXTentacion.
Throughout a vigil in South Florida Wednesday night time, X’s mom reportedly advised household and pals she had gotten phrase from police that that they had XXX’s alleged homicide in custody.
Somebody on the vigil talked about that there was a chase on freeway I-95, which ended with cops arresting Williams for X’s homicide.
Williams was arrested for working a automobile and not using a legitimate driver’s license, violating his probation, and, in fact, allegedly murdering XXXTentacion. His costs embody first-degree homicide and grand theft auto. He’s at present being held in Broward County’s most important jail facility with no bond for his homicide cost, although his driving and not using a license cost has a $25 bail.
You possibly can see Williams’ costs intimately through his arrest report under:
In line with the Miami Herald, Williams was in the course of serving 5 years probation on 4 counts of grand theft auto when he was arrested Wednesday.
TMZ experiences Williams, who has a minimum of 11 felonies on his file, has been arrested earlier than for crimes together with cocaine possession, weapons possession, home violence, and aggravated assault with a firearm. Throughout an incident in 2014, he allegedly held a gun to his girlfriend’s head.
In line with an Instagram profile with the username “_tattoomanchucky” that seems to belong to Williams, he’s a tattoo artist. Coincidentally, a June fifth submit is captioned: “Thank God I ain’t useless or behind bars.”
His most up-to-date submit was round 1 p.m. EST Wednesday afternoon, not too lengthy earlier than his arrest.
XXXTentacion was shot and killed Monday afternoon (Jun. 18) as he sat in his automobile after leaving RIVA Motorsports in Deerfield Seashore, Florida.
The taking pictures occurred in broad daylight in entrance of a number of witnesses, who reported seeing a minimum of two masked males fleeing the scene. Eyewitnesses stated the rapper was shot within the neck and died immediately.
No phrase but on whether or not police know who the opposite males concerned within the taking pictures are.